Contemporary Wedding Cakes Almost Too Cool to Cut Into

by HannahN

It is no secret that one of the best parts of attending a wedding is getting to gorge on yummy cake! Of course, the appearance of the cake is almost as important as how it tastes. Check out these gorgeous contemporary cakes that your guests can feast their eyes on before devouring! Be sure to add your faves to your Wedding Cake Ideabooks!

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Get The Look At Any Budget: Capelets & Coverups

by HannahN

Bridal capelets lend a classy and romantic look to any wedding occassion. Whether they dress up an otherwise understated gown or help keep off the chill in a late fall or winter wedding, cover ups are amazing options. Browse below to see how you can get these accessories at four different budget points, and be sure to pin your favorite looks! For the Beautiful and on a Budget Bride (Priced under $75) For the Cost Conscious and Chic Bride (Priced between $75-$150) ...

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Luxurious Winter Wedding With Christmas Details

by HannahN

Andrea and Collin truly created a winter wonderland at the historic Cairnwood Estate, a gorgeous manor which dates back to 1895. The massive, two-story Christmas tree and luxurious garlands transform the space into any Christmas lovers' fantasy. There are plenty of other yule-tide details, like the groom and groomsmen boutonnieres, the jingle bells on "wands" for guests to wave after the ceremony, and the ornament guest book alternative. The rest of the details created a cozy feel...

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Perfect Wedding Flats For Dancing The Night Away!

by HannahN

There is nothing worse than seeing a bride hobbling down the aisle or limping post-dance floor fun due to uncomfortable or too tall heels. If flats or sandals are more your style, or if you are looking for a comfy yet beautiful pair to swap your awesome heels out with during the reception, you will love these gorgeous options! Take a look at these savvy shoes for inspo for your big day and add your favorites to your Bridal Shoe Ideabook! Photo Credit: Wedding Chicks ...

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Modern Black and White Real Wedding with Purple Accents

by HannahN

Steph and Marc's Quebec wedding was a lovely celebration chock full of awesome ideas! The bride's amazing idea of having a "bridesmaid's first look" was so cool! Her best friends closed their eyes and on the count of three, they opened them to discover their gorgeous friend all dolled up as a bride, and the emotions are plain to see from the picture! We also love Steph's super detailed broach bouquet and her absolutely stunning gown with a blingy bodice. At the reception, the bride...

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Made With Love: A Unique Bridal Collection

by HannahN

Made WIth Love is an online boutique wedding designer that crafts beautiful and affordable dresses for brides all around the world. Their gorgeous gowns are perfectly romantic, and we are lucky enough to share their 3 newest 2015 designs with our brides! This photo shoot is located in the private grounds of "Evergreen Garden Venue". This magnificent stone home was hand built by the man of the house, who also lovingly designed the gardens. The home features secret wooden doors, ivy,...

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Crazy Cool Guest Book ideas That We Love

by HannahN

All newlyweds want a way to relive their wedding, and one of the most treasured traditions is having a guest book so that you always remember who joined in to celebrate your special day with you. Brides and grooms nowadays do not opt for the tried and true route of just having their guests sign their names in a book; instead, they choose creative reflections of their personalities or their wedding themes to carry the memories forward for years to come! We rounded up some of our...

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Rustic Washington Wedding

by HannahN

Maggie & Bryan got married at Wandering Waters in Maple Falls, Washington, which is a gorgeous venue near Mount Baker. The venue captures some of the best parts of the beautiful Northwest: picturesque mountains, lush forests, and lovely wild flowers. The details of their wedding perfectly play off of the outdoor surroundings, such as the tree-inspired wedding cake and the awesome woodland creatures made out of twigs, moss, and flowers. Browse through the rustic images below, and be...

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Bride Chic’s Trend Watch: Vintage Mashup

by Bride Chic

I've been wanting to post about this awesome subject for the longest time. Imagine wearing bits and pieces of bygone eras all in one look  I'm remembering a Prairie Revival dress from the 1970s that I wanted to pair up with a sparkly 1920s headband. I knew it was a look that would work despite the juxtapose . Totally trending and surprisingly chic is mash up vintage.  Take a look below at some incredible mash up formulas. You don't need to study costume to get how this style savvy...

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A Vegas Wedding with Vintage Flair

by HannahN

Mark and Stephanie's vintage-inspired ceremony and reception took place at the Historic Fifth Street School in downtown Las Vegas, a short distance from the iconic Fremont Street. The venue had particular significance for the bride, because her mother attended school there when she was a child! The courtyard of the school was lined with twinkling bistro lights, while vintage, shabby-chic furniture was placed around the entire courtyard to lend a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Stephanie...

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Lead Guests To Their Seats with Style with These Escort Cards

by HannahN

Escort card displays and seating charts are often overlooked opportunities that can make a big design impact at weddings. They are often the first thing that guests see when they enter the reception venue, and we all know how important first impressions are! We compiled some amazing ideas to help inspire you to create gorgeous displays to wow your guests all the way to their seats! Browse below and add these to your Escort Card Ideabooks, and check out more awesome escort card ideas...

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It’s All In the Details in This Outdoor Wedding!

by HannahN

This outdoor wedding has some lovely details that are definitely worth taking a look at! For starters, the bride and groom both have absolutely gorgeous attire, and have chosen great looks for their best friends! The bride's birdcage veil perfectly highlights her stunning makeup and hairstyle, and the classy gray menswear are super elegant. I adore that the couple distinguises their maid of honor and best man with a lighter purple dress and a different colored tie to really set them...

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Stalking The Look Books: Marisol Aparicio

by Bride Chic

As far as indie designers go, the mother/daughter design duo creating  under the name Marisol Aparicio has to be hands down one of my top faves.  Specialing in artisian accessories and some of the most gorgeous dresses I've ever laid eyes on, each piece is hand-crafted and made by someone in the family. Here it is to enjoy, the 2015 pieces of the Marisol Aparicio collection! Be sure to add your favorites to your Ideabooks!  

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Get the Look At Any Budget: Patterned Bridesmaid Dresses

by HannahN

Step out of the box and send your best girls down the aisle in pretty printed frocks! Florals are gorgeous choices for romantic garden or outdoor weddings, and you can either choose the same dress of mix and math the floral colors for a true garden feel. Stripes and dots can go either modern or vintage. If you choose a heavily printed pattern, pick up the accent colors in the dresses in your ceremony and reception decor to tie everything together! Go through the gowns below to see how...

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All Things Modern and Glam in This Malibu Wedding!

by HannahN

These work-a-holics met on the job when a handsome new recruit, Fernando, joined the team and spotted the office hottie, Andrea for they very first time. It began with quick chats by the water cooler that sparked a special friendship between the two that lasted 5 years. Eventually that friendship developed into something more and they fell in love! The two were wed in an elegant and modern affair with the theme of Old Hollywood Glam and Modern Chic. The feel was inspired by the...

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Dare To Be Distinctive, Bold, and Beautiful in Grace Loves Lace

by HannahN

Grace Loves Lace is all about creating incredible gowns for the unique bride who "throws it all to the wind, chooses and follows through with conviction and zeal, who is reckless in her passion...knows exactly what she wants, and always, always bets everything on love." Umm, yes please! We have had our eye on their bohemian beauties for a while now, and are excited to share some of the pieces from their new 2014-2015 collection. Also, LA brides - Grace Loves Lace will be making their...

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We Are Thrilled to Share OneWed’s Curated Bridal Jewelry Collection on Brilliant Earth!

by HannahN

We absolutely could not say more great things about Brilliant Earth. We love their mission of transforming the jewelry industry by only selling ethically sourced pieces, and their focus on gorgeous vintage and estate jewelry! So, when they asked our editorial team to help curate a vintage bridal jewelry collection, we were so thrilled and honored, and of course said YES! Below is a small excerpt from our full Q&A with them, and a few of the pieces from our curated collection. Check...

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Intimate and Luxurious Wedding

by HannahN

Yolanda and Brant got married at Ramsey's at the Club, with an intimate indoor ceremony and reception. The romantic fireplace altar in their ceremony is so cosy, perfect for a winter wedding! The venue is also a tennis and fitness club, and the couple took some fun photos on the court as a contrast to their wedding photos on beautiful vintage trains. From start to finish, this wedding is the definition of elegance. I love the traditional feeling of the design with the inclusion of...

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Urban Wedding Chic

by Bride Chic

via Style Me Pretty // Dress by Amsale // Bridesmaid Dresses by Monique Lhuillier It's been a couple years since I've posted about one of my absolute favorite topics, the city chic bride and her wedding. Now seems the appropriate time since fall is the time for city galas and big time events. Some weddings planned for the autumn/winter months go metro which means you'll need to amp up the chi-chi factor some. Whether it’s a big formal bash or small restaurant gathering, the city...

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Super Fun SURPRISE Wedding!

by HannahN

We have never seen anything quite like this real wedding! You'd think having a wedding on an island would be unique enough, but this bride and groom wanted to avoid the stress of a traditional wedding and decided to throw a "Surprise Wedding" and tell all of the guests they were coming for a family reunion! Pat and Anna had been together for twelve years, and as their officiant stated, “Never needed to get married”. But a few years before, Pat became very sick, and in the hospital...

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Bridal Bouquet Bliss

by HannahN

A bride's bouquet is one of her most important accessories, and should coordinate well with her wedding colors and design style. Lucky for all of you, there are endless combinations of flowers and colors to choose from so that your bouquet can be a personal reflection of your special style! We chose just a few of swoon-worthy bouquets that inspired us to help you choose what kind of bouquet you will carry down the aisle! Don't forget to pin your favorites!

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This Pronovias 2015 Wedding Dress Collection is A Dream Come True!

by HannahN

If you long to glide down the aisle in a gown fit for a princess, you will absolutely love the Pronovias 2015 Dream Collection. This aptly named collection features 11 to die for wedding gowns that include feathers, layers of floaty tulle and organza, lace, and beautiful gemstone embroidery. All of these details work together to create magical gowns that are the definition of feminine glamour! Enjoy browsing through the enchanting collection below, and have your Ideabooks ready for...

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A Rustic Real Wedding with DIY Modern Elements

by HannahN

I adore when brides take two seemingly contrasting wedding styles and are able to blend them together harmoniously into a gorgeous design. This is exactly what was accomplished at Jessica and Caleb's elegant wedding, which combined woodsy, rustic elements with touches of modern DIY details! The result was an outdoor ceremony and reception that embodied both class and fun at the same time! Some of my favorite elements of the entire design are the ones that the bride and groom...

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Two Brides: A Medley of Same Sex Celebrations

by Bride Chic

What and how to wear it?  Here's a look at some celebrations of  Pride Brides from real weddings as well as styled shoots that will definitely point you in the right direction and give a little inspiration.  The most important thing about putting together a look for your wedding is for you and your partner to feel comfortable in whatever you're wearing.  It's that simple.  If you both feel prettiest in a dress like the two Kellys or Aimee and Holly, by all means go for the...

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